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  • Nobody Ever Dies

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    Nobody Ever Dies “The Complete Short Stories of Earnest Hemingway” contains many kinds of stories, with themes ranging from the comic to the serious and the macabre, among which “Nobody Ever Dies” is my favorite one. The story is about a young man named Enrique, who had been away at war for 15 months. His comrades-in-arms secretly sent him back to a house, without knowing it was being watched. Enrique was all the time listening. Someone was trying the two doors. Keeping himself out of

  • The Me Nobody Knows

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    The Me Nobody Knows Throughout most of my life I have often confronted myself with the question of self-identity. My past is inundated with people I have been: the quiet, reserved child, the intellectual, arrogant adolescent, and recently the cool, collected young woman. My once alternating identity was a product of the tendency we all have to accommodate others, often sacrificing part of ourselves in the process. The perception others have of becomes most important and the thoughts, feelings

  • Kid Nobody Could Handle

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    In the short story, The Kid Nobody Could Handle, by Kurt Vonnegut, the main character of the story is George Helmholtz. He lives in a small town with his wife, is the head of the music department at the local high school and the director of the band. He is the most important person in the story because he is the only one, not psychiatrists, and foster parents, to make a difference in Jim’s life. Throughout the story, George is determined and hopeful, lonely, and fixated with the beauty of music.

  • Smog Does Nobody Good

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    As of April 2000, Houston, Texas flunked the air quality test given by the American Lung Association of Texas. The city was carefully being watched because of the alarming reports taken from 1996-1998. Houston’s smog and ozone levels have now surpassed Los Angeles’s notorious air pollution problem. They must take advice from this infamously polluted city without slowing down the economic growth of their port city. They could reduce the traffic on the ship channel and the city’s highways, or create

  • Nobody Comes in Samuel Beckett’s Waiting for Godot

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    Nobody Comes in Samuel Beckett’s Waiting for Godot Samuel Beckett’s Waiting for Godot: "nothing happens, nobody comes, nobody goes, it’s awful." When the play first opened, it was criticized for lacking meaning, structure, and common sense. These critics, however, failed to see that Beckett chose to have his play, Waiting for Godot, capture the feeling that the world has no apparent meaning. In this misunderstood masterpiece, Beckett asserts numerous existentialist themes. Beckett believed

  • Nobody

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    Lucette's POV I woke up with this strange feeling in my stomach. An emptiness. As if I haven’t ate in months. I didn’t feel sick, though my head felt kinda groggy. It was weird. I knew I ate something before bed last night, yet my stomach felt empty. Too empty. Actually my entire body felt kinda light weight and empty. I walked into the bathroom and looked into the mirror. I looked very pale, way to pale. “Ew.” I thought. That was one of the things I hated about myself, I was always very very pale

  • Nobody Saw, Nobody Heard

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    Nobody saw, nobody heard Just like any other day, no one was home when Allisha came back from school. The empty house gave her eerie and spooky feelings. She could never enter house in ease; passing the garden with fast pace she looked around as if someone was watching her from somewhere near. Then she opened the door, pushing it hard intentionally making loud noise so that the “Caspers” can know Allisha is back home. She hoped they quickly hid themselves so that she will not see them. If I can’t

  • The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz

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    The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz Duddy's obsession with land lies within his grandfather, Simcha. When Duddy was small, he spoke those unforgettable words to him, "A man without land is nobody." When it seemed as if nobody cared or respected him, Simcha did. Duddy did not receive the same kind of love from his father or uncle as Lennie did.  When Duddy comes back from work at, he asks, "Why [Max] didn't answer any of [his] letters?"  He replies he wasn't "one for letters." "But

  • Debate of the Superiority of Religion

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    facts, and therefore you have no proof that one is nearer to the truth than the other. If you believe one thing, but another religion does not agree you cannot state that as a fact you are right, there is no direct proof. ¨ Nobody has proof of the truth and so nobody can prove that their religion is nearer to the truth than others. You need to have some sort of evidence to back it up, otherwise you cannot claim you religion is nearer to the truth than any other religions is, without being

  • Society's Indifference in Out, Out- by Robert Frost

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    Society's Indifference in Out, Out- by Robert Frost In what society do we live in today, where a women can be raped and killed, and the crime is thought to be common place? In "Out, Out-", Robert Frost almost satirizes society's indifference at a child's death. In lines 3-6, Frost sets the scenery of the poem by describing "sweet-scented stuff", the scenery of beautiful mountains and a beautiful sunset. He begins it in a traditional transcendentalist fashion where nature seems perfect and nothing